At approximately 5:00 p.m. Deputies were dispatched to the parking lot of Kohl’s where a shopper saw a person sitting in a car who appeared to be deceased. Deputies arrived at 5:05 p.m. and found the vehicle and observed an elderly white female who was unresponsive. Deputies gained entry into the vehicle and started CPR. Perry Township also arrived and attempted to revive the female. AMR arrived a short time later and the female was pronounced dead.
Deputies reviewed security footage and the female was observed shopping and exited the store at approximately 1:30 p.m. The scene was turned over to the Vanderburgh County Coroner’s Office who will release the name of the subject pending the notification of family members.
At this time it appears that the female died of natural causes.
UPDATE: The woman who died has been identified as Lowanda Cole. The coroner continues to investigate.
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